Title:Recollections of Mary A. Jones: Alamo, Contra Costa County : typescript, [ca. 1915]
Creator/Contributor:Jones, Mary Ann Smith, 1825-1918, creator
Creator/Contributor:Jones, Flora M., Correspondent.
Recollections of Mrs. John M. Jones of overland journey to California, 1846 with the Brown-Allen-Jones party; winter at the
Chiles ranch; stay in San Jose; as settlers at Alamo.
Extract from the life story of Mary A. Jones ... [typed copy of excerpt from her Recollections, concerning the Chiles adobe
and sojourn there, 1846-1847, and copy of letter, 1935, from Flora M. Jones to Mrs. Bell, concerning visit and sample of bolting
cloth used in Chiles' Mill.
Subject:Jones, John M
Brown, Elam -- 1797-1889
Chiles, Joseph B. (Joseph Ballinger) -- 1810-1885
Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Personal narratives
Overland journeys to the Pacific -- Women's narratives
Women -- California
Building, Adobe -- California
San Jose (Calif.)
Also available on microfilm
Typed transcript 17 leaves of original manuscript.
[Format: e.g. Photographs] transferred to the Pictorial Collections of The Bancroft Library. Portraits have been removed to
the Portrait File.
[Format: e.g. Photographs] transferred to the Pictorial Collection of the Bancroft Library. Pictures of Chiles' Mill and adobe
have been removed to the Pictorial Collections and classified as 1905.100:14572-14575.
BANC MSS C-D 5090 v.1
BANC MSS C-D 5090 v.2
BANC MSS C-D 5090:1 FILM